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Lawmakers in Okinawa air 'indignation' at rape

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012, 3:31am

Hutchison signs up for i-mode system

DoCoMo deal brings firms together after UK venture pull-out

Hutchison Telecommunications International Ltd (HTIL), a unit of conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa, has agreed to license the mobile internet platform i-mode from Japanese mobile-phone carrier NTT DoCoMo for use in Hong Kong and Macau.

2 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Who's looking for what

Companies

Citigold

Relationship manager in Beijing.

NTT DoCoMo

Summer intern in Beijing.

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Senior associates in Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai.

Siemens

Investment analyst in Beijing.

Hill & Knowlton

Senior consultant in Beijing.

2 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Technology digest

technology thwarts school skivers

19 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Tech digest

docomo unveils heavy duty battery model

Japan's NTT DoCoMo has unveiled a prototype micro fuel cell aimed at boosting the battery life in third-generation (3G) handsets.

According to reports, the micro fuel cell, jointly developed with Fujitsu Laboratories, will last four times longer than conventional lithium-ion batteries.

5 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Tom.com boosts its service

Tom.com hopes to boost the use of its wireless data services by exchanging content with Japanese mobile giant NTT DoCoMo.

Yesterday, a Tom.com source said: 'It will not be a joint venture but we are looking into possibilities in wireless data services. Tom might supply DoCoMo news regarding China and they might give us Japanese content.

26 Feb 2003 - 12:00am

Tom.com boosts wireless data

Tom.com hopes to boost the use of its wireless data services by exchanging content with Japanese mobile giant NTT DoCoMo.

On Tuesday, a Tom.com source said: 'It will not be a joint venture but we are looking into possibilities in wireless data services. Tom might supply DoCoMo news regarding China and they might give us Japanese content.

26 Feb 2003 - 12:00am

SmarTone rolls out 'in' service

SmarTone Telecommunications has launched a multi-media service at a price it says is comparable to that of the major Japanese operators.

11 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Back to basics

Few industries go through the kind of convulsion that telecommunications has experienced in recent years. The boom-bust cycle that this year saw once-proud industry giants fail has stifled investment and diminished consumers' expectations.

2 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Market's message

After all the hot air about how to allocate third-generation (3G) mobile telephone licences the SAR 'auction' proved a giant damp squib. No bids were entered and four licences were doled out at the minimum reserve price. With two of the six operators not bothering to show up and no overseas interest the licensing round was effectively a no contest.

21 Sep 2001 - 12:00am

Ericsson, Nokia win orders

Mobile-phone network suppliers Ericsson and Nokia have received orders from Japan Telecom for third-generation radio equipment, which will enable it to sell video, Internet and data-related services.

7 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Hikari Tsushin plans telecoms dominance

Ask Hikari Tsushin founder Yasumitsu Shigeta how big he wants his company to become, and he simply draws the symbol for infinity on his hand.

'We have to invest in the fast-growing businesses that can sustain us in the next century,' said Mr Shigeta.

18 Jan 2000 - 12:00am